Joanna C. Schwartz

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law

Professor of Law

385 Charles E. Young Dr. East

Room 1242

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1476

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Police Indemnification

89 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 885 (2014)
Number of pages: 121 Posted: 24 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2014
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 656 (17,685)

Abstract:

indemnification, civil rights litigation, police misconduct, qualified immunity, monell, punitive damages

2.

A Dose of Reality for Medical Malpractice Reform

88 NYU L. Rev. 1224 (2013) , UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 13-37
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 13 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2013
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 411 (45,031)
Citation 1

Abstract:

medical malpractice, litigation, patient safety, risk management, tort reform, health policy

3.

What Police Learn from Lawsuits

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 841, 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 236 (82,513)

Abstract:

civil rights, police, litigation, deterrence, performance improvement

4.

Myths and Mechanics of Deterrence: The Role of Lawsuits in Law Enforcement Decisionmaking

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 57, p. 1023, 2010, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 10 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2010
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 200 (87,840)

Abstract:

civil rights, deterrence, litigation, court records, information systems

5.

Introspection through Litigation

90 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1055 (2015), UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 14-02
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 101 (158,559)

Abstract:

litigation, deterrence, risk management, policing, health care, civil procedure

6.

The Cost of Suing Business

65 DePaul Law Review 655 (2016), UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2016
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 95 (171,804)

Abstract:

class action, litigation, procedure, Chamber of Commerce, pleading, arbitration

7.

Gateways and Pathways in Civil Procedure

60 UCLA Law Review 1652 (2013), UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 13-09
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2013
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 56 (252,433)

Abstract:

civil procedure, pleading, summary judgment, class action certification, civil procedure rulemaking

8.

How Governments Pay: Lawsuits, Budgets, and Police Reform

63 UCLA L. Rev. 1144 (2016), UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 15-23
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 50 (91,459)

Abstract:

civil rights litigation, police misconduct, deterrence, litigation costs, liability

9.

How Qualified Immunity Fails

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 17-02
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2017
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Abstract:

qualified immunity, civil rights litigation, police misconduct

10.

Who Can Police the Police?

2016 University of Chicago Legal Forum 437, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 16-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2016
Joanna C. Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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